|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of San Mateo is 102,200. San Mateo, California is the 314th largest city in the US.
San Mateo is located entirely in San Mateo County.
The peak population of San Mateo was in 2020, when its population was 105,308. In 2020, San Mateo was the 301st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 314th largest city in the US. San Mateo is currently 3.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
San Mateo has grown 10.2% since the 2000. San Mateo, California's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
San Mateo has a population density of 8,013.8 people per square mile.
|308||South Bend, Indiana||103,353||-4.6%|
|310||Wichita Falls, Texas||102,988||-1.0%|
|311||Lee's Summit, Missouri||102,781||44.7%|
|314||San Mateo, California||102,200||10.2%|
|318||Daly City, California||101,243||-2.2%|
The total voting age population of San Mateo, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 65,107. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.4% of the residents of San Mateo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of San Mateo are 52.9% White, 24.1% Asian, 11.2% Other, 6.9% Two or more races, 2.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 2.0% Black and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 25.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In San Mateo, 7.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.3%. On a per-household basis, 4.0% of families are below the poverty line in San Mateo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.2% of San Mateo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of San Mateo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 54.2% have a bachelor's degree and 23.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among San Mateo residents aged 5 and older, 43.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 16.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in San Mateo is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In San Mateo, 9.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in San Mateo is $124,842.
In San Mateo, 54.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.6% of housing units in San Mateo.
Of all the housing units in San Mateo, 10.4% of them were build before 1940.
In San Mateo, 8.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in San Mateo is $2,475.
In San Mateo, 91.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.